was elaborated in the aftermath of the 1988 Constitution and the first democratic elections in decades, under the international pressure resulting from the assassination of Chico Mendes.
Ha tambem o Programa Piloto para a Protecao das Florestas Tropicais do Brasil PPG7
Este Programa e "financiado por doacoes dos paises integrantes do Grupo dos Sete (G-7), da Uniao Europeia e dos Paises Baixos".
When the management plan guidance came in 1992, it was not linked in any way to the revised PPG7
on the countryside and rural economy which also appeared in that year.
PPS7, which replaces the planning policy guidance document PPG7
, also includes a measure to reform 'Gummer's Law', a paragraph in PPG7
introduced by former Tory environment secretary John Gummer to allow 'truly outstanding' country houses to be built on greenfield sites.
There is often potential in the urban fringe to be able to offer a package as part of a development proposal which would constitute a positive approach to overcoming urban fringe problems as called for by PPG7
. We were able to put together such a package of measures in the Angel of the North Fishing Lakes scheme.
The first liberalisation of rural planning policy came in the 1980s, with the issuing of government circulars and then the first PPG7
on the countryside, in 1988.
And these one-off properties owe their go-ahead to some residential precedent on the site rather than the nearly-defunct PPG7
, 'modern mansion' loophole.
One of John Gummer's outputs was an edition of PPG7
: The Countryside--Environmental Quality and Economic and Social Development (February 1997).
Under government planning policy guidelines, PPG7
, there is provision for authorities to allow the construction of a new generation of country houses.
He also announces that in the review and replacement of planning policy guidance notes (PPGs) with planning policy statements (PPSs) priority will be given to PPG1 (on general policies and principles), PPG3 (housing), PPG4 (economic development), PPG6 (town centres), PPG7
(countryside), PPG9 (nature conservation), PPG10 (waste management), PPG11 (regional planning), PPG12 (development plans), PPG 22 (renewable energy), PPG 23 (pollution), and PPG25 (flood risk)--consultation on several of which has already taken place or is under way.